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leukosis

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noun leu·ko·sis \lü-ˈkō-səs\

Definition of leukosis

plural leu·ko·sesplay \-ˌsēz\

  1. :  leukemia; especially :  any of various leukemic diseases of poultry



Origin of leukosis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1922


Medical Dictionary

leukosis

noun leu·ko·sis

Medical Definition of leukosis

plural leu·ko·ses or chiefly British leu·co·ses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  leukemia; especially :  any of various leukemic diseases of poultry

  2. leu·kot·ic or chiefly British leu·cot·ic \-ˈkät-ik\play adjective



Variants of leukosis

or chiefly British leu·co·sis \lü-ˈkō-səs\play

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